June 09, 2022
CM Content Team
Monsoon is a magical time of the year when the natural beauty of each location is intensified. The grey clouds looming over the lush greenery, the overflowing lakes, and gushing waterfalls make it one of the best reasons to travel and explore new places. Whether you want to go on monsoon treks or enjoy the rains from the balcony of your hotel room with a warm cup of chai, there’s something for everyone. So, here are some of the best places to visit in monsoon in India to enjoy this beautiful and refreshing season.
Coorg is one of the safe places to visit in monsoon. Known as the ‘Scotland of India’, Coorg’s natural beauty knows no bounds during the rainy season. The view of the dense forests, coffee plantations, magical lakes, and waterfalls makes it a wonderful haven during the monsoons. It is the perfect spot for a romantic weekend getaway, especially during the rainy season.
You can plan your stay at Club Mahindra Madikeri resort in Coorg. Enveloped in a cold mist and lush greenery, this is a great space to get away from the hustle-bustle of the city and enjoy the beauty of monsoons. Take a tour of the coffee and spice plantations, a yoga class in the rainforests, go on a walk in the rain or enjoy a relaxing spa experience.
South India is rich in natural beauty, and it gets magnified during the monsoons. Munnar is a lovely little hill station in Kerala, making it a great spot to get away to enjoy the natural beauty of the state. Enjoy the mist, view of the coffee and tea plantations, vast expanse of greenery, and peace that comes from living amid nature. If you want to enjoy the beauty of the rains, Munnar is one of the best places to visit in India during the monsoon.
When in Munnar, enhance your stay with Club Mahindra Mount Serene Resort. This idyllic resort ensures that every member of your family is pampered and indulged. Immerse yourself in ultimate comfort as you lay your head on plush pillows, providing a haven of relaxation after a long day of exploration. Here, modern amenities harmoniously coexist with old-world traditions, creating a truly captivating experience for all.
Lonavala is a beautiful hill station in Maharashtra, a short 3-hour drive from Mumbai. Trek to the nearest hill station from Mumbai and Pune and enjoy the breathtaking views of the green valleys, sit by the Pawna lake and enjoy the surrounding greenery, or enjoy a cup of hot tea at the roadside shop while the rain pours down.
Book your stay at Club Mahindra Tungi Resort for a comfortable and pleasurable family vacation. From your plush room in the resort, enjoy beautiful views of the rain-soaked hills, the grey clouds, the morning mist, and the heavy downpour. The comfort of this premium resort and the refreshing weather of monsoon will make your family holiday in Lonavala unforgettable.
Located at the foothills of the Himalayas, Darjeeling is one of the best places to visit in monsoon in India. The ‘Queen of Hills’ becomes even more beautiful with fresh greenery and waterfalls during the rains. Visiting the tea plantations on the toy train during the rains is simply magical! The area gets heavy rains during the monsoon.
To make this holiday even more pleasurable, stay at the affiliate resort of Club Mahindra - Summit Hermon Resort in Darjeeling, and enjoy the rain with the gorgeous views from your windows while sipping on hot tea.
One of the best places to visit during monsoon in India has to be Shillong. The capital city of Meghalaya is known for its scenic beauty and receives heavy rainfall during the monsoon season. The rainy season in Shillong typically begins in June and lasts until September, with July and August being the wettest months. During the monsoon, Shillong transforms into a lush green paradise, with its rolling hills, waterfalls, and lakes becoming even more picturesque. The rain rejuvenates the surrounding forests and tea plantations, making them look vibrant and inviting.
The rainfall in Goa changes the entire topography of the region, making it one of the best places to visit during the monsoon. Quarries fill up with crystal-clear waters, lakes overflow, and gushing waterfalls can be found at every other corner, and trekking trails will take you to spots with the most breathtaking views. Goa is a gem during the monsoons.
You can plan your stay at Club Mahindra Varca Beach resort in Goa. This beautiful property surrounded by greenery is the perfect spot to escape during the monsoons. The sound of the waves in the distance while you walk down to the beach to watch the rain clouds approaching is truly a magical experience.
The rains make so many spots in India truly magnificent and glorify their already existing natural beauty. There are many places to visit during the monsoon in India. Plan a trip and experience this magical season with equally magical scenery.
Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Ltd. (MHRIL), a part of Leisure and Hospitality sector of the Mahindra Group, offers quality family holidays primarily through vacation ownership memberships and brings to the industry values such as reliability, trust and customer satisfaction. Started in 1996, the company's flagship brand ‘Club Mahindra’, today has over 250,000 members , who can holiday at 100+ resorts in India and abroad.